Moraine State Park


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Moraine State Park


Location:In central western Pennsylvania, near the crossroads of I-79 and I-80.
Facilities:2 group tent camps, 11 modern cabins, picnic areas, picnic pavilions, snack bar, hiking trails (29 miles), bike trails (7 miles), bridle trails (20 miles), snowmobile trails (20 miles), sledding area, bicycle rental, swimming beaches, boat rentals, boat launch, boat mooring, marina, 18-hole disc golf course, playfield, playground, auto tour route.
Activities:Camping, boating (20 HP limit), windsurfing, fishing, swimming, hiking, bicycling, mountain biking, horseback riding, hunting, disc golf, cross-country skiing, ice boating, ice fishing, ice skating, snowmobiling, sledding, nature programs.
Special Features:Park is in an area that has endured the effects of continental glaciers and massive mineral extraction. The park has been restored from prior coal mining and oil and gas practices and is an outstanding example of environmental engineering achievement.
Address:225 Pleasant Valley Rd
Portersville, PA 16051

Phone:724-368-8811
Web: www.dcnr.state.pa.us/stateparks/parks/moraine.aspx
Size: 16,725 acres.

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Saturday, June 13 9:00 AM Soldier Ride -- Day 2 (19 miles) Start & End: Moraine State Park 448 North Shore Drive, Portersville, PA 16501 ***Open to general public who would like to show their support
Following its successful debut at Moraine State Park in Pittsburgh, the on Sunday for its second round of competition.
Moraine State Park is a perfect site for an adventure race with its gently rolling hills, lush forests and sparkling waters.
June 14, Moraine State Park, 225 Pleasant Valley Rd, Portersville - Free activities include paddling; family fishing; youth archery; crafts; orienteering; and adaptive sports.
3; Moraine State Park, Birthplace of Series, Hosts Event for Fourth Consecutive Year (BW130 9:00)
WHERE: Moraine State Park, Pittsburgh Take Interstate 79 to Exit 29 (New Castle/Butler Exit).
They are: Bald Eagle State Park, Centre County, 2005; French Creek State Park, Berks County, 2006 and 2007; Moraine State Park, Butler County, 2007; and Presque Isle State Park, Erie County, 2008 and 2010.
Others guides planned to be posted within the next few weeks are for: Bald Eagle State Park, Centre County; Glendale Lake, Price Gallitzin State Park, Cambria County; John Heinz National Wildlife Refuge, Philadelphia and Delaware counties; Lower Susquehanna River, Lancaster and York counties; Moraine State Park, Butler County; Pine Creek Valley, Lycoming and Tioga counties; Promised Land State Park, Pike County; Pymatuning Reservoir, Crawford County; Upper Delaware River in Pike, Wayne and Monroe counties.
Earlier events were held at Bald Eagle State Park, Centre County; French Creek State Park, Berks County; and Moraine State Park, Butler County.
Anna, who was assigned regional manager duties at State Park Region 2, based at Moraine State Park, Butler County.
The new Frances Slocum park manager began his career with the Bureau of State Parks in 2002 as a park manager trainee with State Park Region 2, based at Moraine State Park, Butler County.